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Research Project: Watershed-scale Assessment of Pest Dynamics and Implications for Area-wide Management of Invasive Insects and Weeds

Location: Invasive Species and Pollinator Health

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Seed viability, spikelet dispersal, seed banks and seed storage requirements for native and invasive cordgrasses (genus Spartina) across salt marsh intertidal gradients - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Natural biological control of Bagrada hilaris by egg predators and parasitoids in north-central California Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hogg, B.N., Grettenberger, I.M., Borkent, C.J., Stokes, K., Zalom, F.G., Pickett, C.H. 2022. Natural biological control of Bagrada hilaris by egg predators and parasitoids in north-central California. Biological Control. 171. Article 104942. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2022.104942.

Survey of vineyard insects and plants to identify potential insect vectors and noncrop reservoirs of grapevine red blotch virus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wilson, H., Hogg, B.N., Blaisdell, G.K., Andersen, J., Yazdani, A., Billings, A., Ooi, K., Soltani, N., Almeida, R., Cooper, M.L., Rwahnih, M., Daane, K. 2022. Survey of vineyard insects and plants to identify potential insect vectors and noncrop reservoirs of grapevine red blotch virus. Phytofrontiers. 2(1):66-73. https://doi.org/10.1094/PHYTOFR-04-21-0028-R.

Areawide mating disruption for vine mealybug in California vineyards Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hogg, B.N., Cooper, M.L., Daane, K.M. 2021. Areawide mating disruption for vine mealybug in California vineyards. Crop Protection. 148: Article 105735. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cropro.2021.105735.

Seed bank persistence of a South American cordgrass in invaded northern Atlantic and Pacific Coast estuaries Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abbas, A.M., Pickart, A.J., Goldsmith, L.M., Davenport, D.N., Newby, B., Munoz-Rodriguez, A.F., Grewell, B.J., Castillo, J.M. 2021. Seed bank persistence of a South American cordgrass in invaded northern Atlantic and Pacific Coast estuaries. AoB Plants. 13:2. https://doi.org/10.1093/aobpla/plab014.

Host patch use and potential competitive interactions between two egg parasitoids from the family Scelionidae, candidate biological control agents of Bagrada hilaris (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hougardy, E.H., Hogg, B.N. 2021. Host patch use and potential competitive interactions between two egg parasitoids from the family Scelionidae, candidate biological control agents of Bagrada hilaris (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 114(2):611-619. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toab014.

High aqueous salinity does not preclude germination of invasive Iris pseudacorus from estuarine populations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gillard, M.B., Castillo, J.M., Mesgaran, M.B., Futrell, C.J., Grewell, B.J. 2021. High aqueous salinity does not preclude germination of invasive Iris pseudacorus from estuarine populations. Ecosphere. 12(5). Article e03486. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.3486.

Abiotic and biotic influences on the performance of two biological control agents, Neochetina bruchi and N. eichhorniae, in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, California (USA) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hopper, J.V., Pratt, P.D., Reddy, A.M., McCue, K.F., Rivas, S.O., Grosholz, E.D. 2020. Abiotic and biotic influences on the performance of two biological control agents, Neochetina bruchi and N. eichhorniae, in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, California (USA). Biological Control. 153. Article 104495. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2020.104495.

Variation in sexual reproductive output among exotic taxa of Spartina (Poaceae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Infante-Izquierdo, M.D., Munoz-Rodriguez, A.F., Nieva, F.J., Polo-Avila, A., Sanchez-Gullon, E., Soriano, J.J., Sanjose, I., Grewell, B.J., Castillo, J.M. 2021. Variation in sexual reproductive output among exotic taxa of Spartina (Poaceae). Aquatic Ecology. 55:107-123. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10452-020-09815-4.

Remote sensing and mapping of floating aquatic vegetation in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bubenheim, D., Genovese, V., Madsen, J.D., Hard, E. 2021. Remote sensing and mapping of floating aquatic vegetation in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 59s:46-54.

High genetic diversity in the clonal aquatic weed, Alternanthera philoxeroides in the United States Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, D.A., Harms, N.E., Knight, I.A., Grewell, B.J., Futrell, C.J., Pratt, P.D. 2020. High genetic diversity in the clonal aquatic weed, Alternanthera philoxeroides in the United States. Invasive Plant Science and Management. 13(4):217-225. https://doi.org/10.1017/inp.2020.32.

Germination syndrome divergence among pairs of sympatric sister species along an estuarine salinity gradient Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Castillo, J.M., Curado, G., Munoz-Rodriguez, A.F., Grewell, B.J. 2020. Germination syndrome divergence among pairs of sympatric sister species along an estuarine salinity gradient. Environmental and Experimental Botany. 181. Article 104274. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envexpbot.2020.104274.

Development of a mating disruption program for a mealybug, Planococcus ficus, in vineyards Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Daane, K.M., Yokota, G.Y., Walton, V.M., Hogg, B.N., Cooper, M.L., Bentley, W.J., Millar, J.G. 2020. Development of a mating disruption program for a mealybug, Planococcus ficus, in vineyards. Insects. 11(9):635. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects11090635.

Invasive aquatic weeds influence abundances of larval mosquitoes and other invertebrates - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Portilla, M.A., Moran, P.J., Lawler, S.P. 2021. Invasive aquatic weeds influence abundances of larval mosquitoes and other invertebrates. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 59s:33-40.

Host searching behavior of Gryon gonikopalense and Trissolcus hyalinipennis (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae), two potential biological control agents for Bagrada hilaris (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tofangsazi, N., Hogg, B.N., Hougardy, E.H., Stokes, K., Pratt, P.D. 2020. Host searching behavior of Gryon gonikopalense and Trissolcus hyalinipennis (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae), two potential biological control agents for Bagrada hilaris (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae). Biological Control. 151. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2020.104397.

Mapping waterhyacinth drift and dispersal in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta using GPS trackers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miskella, J.J., Madsen, J.D. 2021. Mapping waterhyacinth drift and dispersal in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta using GPS trackers. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 59s:41-45. https://apms.org/journal/.

Biological control of invasive plants in California’s Delta: Past, present, and future - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pratt, P.D., Moran, P.J., Pitcairn, M., Reddy, A.M., O'Brien, J. 2021. Biological control of invasive plants in California’s Delta: Past, present, and future. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 59s:55-66.

Heat stress effects on sexual reproductive processes of a threatened halophyte Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leon-Osper, M., Infante-Izquierdo, M.D., Soriano, J.J., Nieva, F.J., Grewell, B.J., Castillo, J.M., Munoz-Rodriguez, A.F. 2020. Heat stress effects on sexual reproductive processes of a threatened halophyte. South African Journal of Botany. 133:184-192. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sajb.2020.07.016.

Operational aquatic weed management in the California Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Caudill, J., Madsen, J.D., Pratt, W. 2021. Operational aquatic weed management in the California Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 59s:112-122.

Bioeconomic modeling of floating aquatic weeds in the Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jetter, K.M., Madsen, J.D., Bubenheim, D.I., Dong, J. 2021. Bioeconomic modeling of floating aquatic weeds in the Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 59s:98-106. https://apms.org/journal/.

Modeling nitrogen runoff from Sacramento and San Joaquin river basins to Bay Delta Estuary: Current status and ecological implications - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, R., Chen, H., Bubenheim, D., Moran, P.J., Zhang, M. 2021. Modeling nitrogen runoff from Sacramento and San Joaquin river basins to Bay Delta Estuary: Current status and ecological implications. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 59s:107-111. https://apms.org/journal/.

An overview of the Delta Region Areawide Aquatic Weed Project for improved control of invasive aquatic weeds in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moran, P.J., Madsen, J.D., Pratt, P.D., Bubenheim, D.L., Hard, E., Jabusch, T., Carruthers, R.I. 2021. An overview of the Delta Region Areawide Aquatic Weed Project for improved control of invasive aquatic weeds in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 59s:2-15. https://apms.org/journal/.

Operational aquatic weed management in the California Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Effects of heavy metal pollution on germination and early seedling growth in native and invasive Spartina cordgrasses Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Infante-Izquierdo, M.D., Polo-Avila, A., Sanjose, I., Castillo, J.M., Nieva, F.J., Grewell, B.J., Munoz-Rodriguez, A.F. 2020. Effects of heavy metal pollution on germination and early seedling growth in native and invasive Spartina cordgrasses. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 158:111376. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2020.111376.

Host specificity of Liothrips ludwigi, a candidate biological control agent of invasive Ludwigia spp. in the USA Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reddy, A.M., Pratt, P.D., Grewell, B.J., Harms, N.E., Cabrera Walsh, G., Hernandez, C.M., Falthauser, A. 2020. Host specificity of Liothrips ludwigi, a candidate biological control agent of invasive Ludwigia spp. in the USA. Biocontrol Science and Technology. 30(11):1268-1274. https://doi.org/10.1080/09583157.2020.1778637.

Brazilian egeria herbicide mesocosm and field trials for managing the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Madsen, J.D., Morgan, C., Miskella, J., Kyser, G., Gilbert, P., O'Brien, J., Getsinger, K.D. 2021. Brazilian egeria herbicide mesocosm and field trials for managing the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 59s:90–97.

From physiology to salt marsh management challenges with sea level rise: the case of native Spartina foliosa, invasive S. densiflora and their hybrid Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gallego-Tevar, B., Peinado-Torrubia, P., Alvarez, R., Grewell, B.J., Castillo, J.M. 2020. From physiology to salt marsh management challenges with sea level rise: the case of native Spartina foliosa, invasive S. densiflora and their hybrid. Conservation Physiology. 8(1). Article coaa053. https://doi.org/10.1093/conphys/coaa053.

Dissolved oxygen under water hyacinth following herbicide application - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miskella, J.J., Madsen, J.D., Llaban, A., Hard, E. 2021. Dissolved oxygen under water hyacinth following herbicide application. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 59s:82-89.

Water temperature controls the growth of waterhyacinth and South American sponge plant - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Madsen, J.D., Morgan, C.M. 2021. Water temperature controls the growth of waterhyacinth and South American sponge plant. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 59s:28-32.

Seed source regions drive fitness differences in invasive macrophytes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gillard, M., Drenovsky, R.E., Thiebaut, G., Tarayre, M., Futrell, C.J., Grewell, B.J. 2020. Seed source regions drive fitness differences in invasive macrophytes. American Journal of Botany. 107(5):749-760. https://doi.org/10.1002/ajb2.1475.

Current distribution of the olive psyllid, Euphyllura olivina, in California and initial evaluation of the parasitoid Psyllaephagus euphyllurae as a biological control candidate Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hougardy, E.H., Wang, X., Hogg, B.N., Johnson, M.W., Daane, K.M., Pickett, C.H. 2020. Current distribution of the olive psyllid, Euphyllura olivina, in California and initial evaluation of the parasitoid Psyllaephagus euphyllurae as a biological control candidate. Insects. 11(3):146. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/insects11030146.

Foliar lifespan, phenology and seasonal dynamics of the invasive shrub Schinus terebinthifolia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hogg, B.N., Stokes, K.H., Rayamajhi, M.B., Geiger, J., Pratt, P.D. 2020. Foliar lifespan, phenology and seasonal dynamics of the invasive shrub Schinus terebinthifolia. Invasive Plant Science and Management. 60(3)212-220. https://doi.org/10.1111/wre.12414.

Combined effects of drought stress and psyllid herbivory on the invasive weed Scotch broom, Cytisus scoparius Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hogg, B.N., Moran, P.J. 2020. Combined effects of drought stress and psyllid herbivory on the invasive weed Scotch broom, Cytisus scoparius. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 168(3):209-220. https://doi.org/10.1111/eea.12880.

Invasive alligator weed (Alternanthera philoxeroides) expands range in northern California: Feather River populations - (Abstract Only)

Transgressivity in key functional traits rather than phenotypic plasticity promotes stress tolerance in a hybrid cordgrass Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gallego-Tevar, B., Grewell, B.J., Drenovsky, R.E., Castillo, J.M. 2019. Transgressivity in key functional traits rather than phenotypic plasticity promotes stress tolerance in a hybrid cordgrass. Plants. 8(12):594. https://doi.org/10.3390/plants8120594.

Changes to the functional traits of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase following hybridization in C-4 halophytes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gallego-Tevar, B., Peinado, P., Alvarez, R., Gandullo, J., Grewell, B.J., Figueroa, E., Castillo, J.M. 2019. Changes to the functional traits of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase following hybridization in C-4 halophytes. Physiologia Plantarum. 169(1):83-98. https://doi.org/10.1111/ppl.13053.

The role of exotic and native hybrids during ecological succession in salt marshes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gallego-Tevar, B., Grewell, B.J., Figueroa, E., Castillo, J.M. 2019. The role of exotic and native hybrids during ecological succession in salt marshes. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 523:151282. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2019.151282.

Seedling emergence from seed banks in Ludwigia hexapetala invaded wetlands: Implications for restoration Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grewell, B.J., Gillard, M., Futrell, C.J., Castillo, J.M. 2019. Seedling emergence from seed banks in Ludwigia hexapetala invaded wetlands: Implications for restoration. Plants. 8(11):451. https://doi.org/10.3390/plants8110451.

Interactive effects of salinity and inundation on native Spartina foliosa, invasive S. densiflora, and their hybrid from San Francisco Estuary, California Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gallego-Tevar, B., Grewell, B.J., Futrell, C.J., Drenovsky, R.E., Castillo, J.M. 2019. Interactive effects of salinity and inundation on native Spartina foliosa, invasive S. densiflora, and their hybrid from San Francisco Estuary, California. Annals Of Botany. 125(2):377-389. https://doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcz170.

Resprouting potential of rhizome fragments from invasive macrophyte reveals superior colonization ability of the diploid congener Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grewell, B.J., Futrell, C.J., Iannucci, M., Drenovsky, R.E. 2019. Resprouting potential of rhizome fragments from invasive macrophyte reveals superior colonization ability of the diploid congener. AoB Plants. 11(6). https://doi.org/10.1093/aobpla/plz071.

Differential effects of increasing salinity on germination and seedling growth of native and exotic invasive cordgrasses Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Infante-Izquierdo, M.D., Castillo, J.M., Grewell, B.J., Nieva, F.J., Munoz-Rodriguez, A.F. 2019. Differential effects of increasing salinity on germination and seedling growth of native and exotic invasive cordgrasses. Plants. 8(10):372. https://doi.org/10.3390/plants8100372.

Tritrophic interactions between an invasive weed (Lepidium latifolium), an insect herbivore (Bagrada hilaris), and a plant pathogenic fungus (Albugo lepidii) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tofangsazi, N., Hogg, B.N., Portman, S.L., Pratt, P.D. 2019. Tritrophic interactions between an invasive weed (Lepidium latifolium), an insect herbivore (Bagrada hilaris), and a plant pathogenic fungus (Albugo lepidii). Environmental Entomology. 48(6):1317-1322. https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvz111.

High salinity exposure does not preclude germination of invasive Iris pseudacorus from populations along a Delta – San Francisco Estuary salinity gradient [ - (Abstract Only)
Gillard, M., Castillo, J.M., Mesgaran, M.B., Futrell, C.J., Grewell, B.J. 2019. High salinity exposure does not preclude germination of invasive Iris pseudacorus from populations along a Delta – San Francisco Estuary salinity gradient [. Meeting Abstract. Abstract.

Exploring the germination ecology of Iris pseudacorus populations invading California wetlands [abstract] - (Abstract Only)
Gillard, M., Castillo, J.M., Mesgaran, M.B., Futrell, C.J., Grewell, B.J. 2019. Exploring the germination ecology of Iris pseudacorus populations invading California wetlands [abstract]. Meeting Abstract. Abstract.

Confronting sea level rise: combined effects of salinity and inundation on C4 metabolism of cordgrasses and their hybrids - (Abstract Only)
Castillo, J.M., Peinado-Torrubia, P., Alvarez-Morales, M., Grewell, B.J., Drenovsky, R.E., Gallego-Tevar, B. 2019. Confronting sea level rise: combined effects of salinity and inundation on C4 metabolism of cordgrasses and their hybrids. Meeting Abstract. Abstract.

Fruit set, seed viability and germination of the European native Spartina maritima in Southwest Iberian Peninsula Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Infante-Izquierdo, M.D., Castillo, J.M., Nieva, F.J., Rotundu, I., David, F.T., Grewell, B.J., Munoz-Rodriguez, A.F. 2019. Fruit set, seed viability and germination of the European native Spartina maritima in Southwest Iberian Peninsula. Wetlands. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13157-019-01188-1.

Comparison of thermal performances of two Asian larval parasitoids of Drosopihila suzukii Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hougardy, E.H., Hogg, B.N., Wang, X., Daane, K. 2019. Comparison of thermal performances of two Asian larval parasitoids of Drosopihila suzukii. Biological Control. 136. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2019.104000.

Morphological and anatomical evidence supports differentiation of new interspecific hybrids from native Spartina maritima and invasive S. densiflora (Poaceae, subfamily Chloridoideae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Infante-Izquierdo, M.D., Gallego-Tevar, B., Sanchez-Gullon, E., Nieva, F.J., Grewell, B.J., Castillo, J.M., Munoz-Rodriguez, A.F. 2019. Morphological and anatomical evidence supports differentiation of new interspecific hybrids from native Spartina maritima and invasive S. densiflora (Poaceae, subfamily Chloridoideae). Plant Systematics and Evolution. 305(7):531-547. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00606-019-01591-5.

Nitrate runoff contributing from the agriculturally intensive San Joaquin River Watershed to Bay-Delta in California Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, R., Huachin, C., Luo, Y., Moran, P.J., Grieneisen, M.L., Zhang, M. 2019. Nitrate runoff contributing from the agriculturally intensive San Joaquin River Watershed to Bay-Delta in California. Sustainability. 11(10):2845. https://doi.org/10.3390/su11102845.

Seasonal variation in growth, biomass and carbon storage allocation of Ludwigia hexapetala along water depth gradients in the Russian River Watershed [abstract] - (Abstract Only)

Noteworthy collections, California (Alternanthera philoxeroides) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Walden, G., Skurka Darin, G., Grewell, B.J., Kratville, D., Mauldin, J., O'Brian, J., O'Rear, T., Ougzin, A., Van Susteren, J., Woods, P. 2019. Noteworthy collections, California (Alternanthera philoxeroides). Madrono. 66(1):4-7. https://doi.org/10.3120/0024-9637-66.1.4.

Some like it hot: Maternal-switching with climate change modifies formation of invasive Spartina hybrids Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gallego-Tevar, B., Infante-Izquierdo, M.D., Figueroa, E., Munoz-Rodriquez, A.F., Grewell, B.J., Castillo, J.M. 2019. Some like it hot: Maternal-switching with climate change modifies formation of invasive Spartina hybrids. Frontiers in Plant Science. 10:484. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2019.00484.

Differential tolerance of native and invasive tree seedlings from arid African deserts to drought and shade Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abbas, A.M., Rubio-Casal, A., De Cires, A., Grewell, B.J., Castillo, J.M. 2019. Differential tolerance of native and invasive tree seedlings from arid African deserts to drought and shade. South African Journal of Botany. 123:228-240. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sajb.2019.03.018.

Release, establishment and realized geographic distribution of Diorhabda carinulata and D. elongata (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae)in California, U.S.A. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pratt, P.D., Herr, J.C., Carruthers, R., Pitcairn, M., Villegas, B., Kelley, B. 2019. Release, establishment and realized geographic distribution of Diorhabda carinulata and D. elongata (Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae)in California, U.S.A.. Biocontrol Science and Technology. 29:7. https://doi.org/10.1080/09583157.2019.1587739.

Genetic structure of Spartina hybrids between native Spartina maritima and invasive Spartina densiflora in southwest Europe Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gallego-Tévar, B., Grewell, B.J., Vallet, D., Rousseau, H., Keller, J., Lima, O., Dreano, S., Salmon, A., Figueroa, E., Ainouche, M., Castillo, J. 2019. Genetic structure of Spartina hybrids between native Spartina maritima and invasive Spartina densiflora in southwest Europe. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics. 37:26-38. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ppees.2019.02.001.

Complete development on Elodea canadensis (Hydrocharitaceae) eliminates Hydrellia egeriae (Diptera, Ephydridae) as a candidate biological control agent of Egeria densa (Hydrocharitaceae) in the U.S.A Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pratt, P.D., Herr, J.C., Carruthers, R., Walsh, G. 2019. Complete development on Elodea canadensis (Hydrocharitaceae) eliminates Hydrellia egeriae (Diptera, Ephydridae) as a candidate biological control agent of Egeria densa (Hydrocharitaceae) in the U.S.A. Biocontrol Science and Technology. 29(4):405-409. https://doi.org/10.1080/09583157.2018.1564245.

Variation in cool temperature performance between populations of Neochetina eichhorniae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and implications for the biological control of water hyacinth, Eichhornia crassipes, in a temperate climate Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reddy, A.M., Pratt, P.D., Hopper, J., Cibils-Stewart, X., Cabrera Walsh, G., Mc Kay, F. 2018. Variation in cool temperature performance between populations of Neochetina eichhorniae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and implications for the biological control of water hyacinth, Eichhornia crassipes, in a temperate climate. Biological Control. 128:85-93. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2018.09.016.

Phenotypic plasticity of polyploid plant species promotes transgressive behavior in their hybrids Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gallego-Tevar, B., Rubio-Casal, A., De Cires, A., Figueroa, E., Grewell, B.J., Castillo, J.M. 2018. Phenotypic plasticity of polyploid plant species promotes transgressive behavior in their hybrids. AoB Plants. 10(5):ply055. https://doi.org/10.1093/aobpla/ply055.

Realized niche and spatial pattern of native and exotic halophyte hybrids Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gallego-Tevar, B., Curado, G., Grewell, B.J., Figueroa, E., Castillo, J.M. 2018. Realized niche and spatial pattern of native and exotic halophyte hybrids. Oecologia. 188(3):849-862. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00442-018-4251-y.

Dynamics of Ludwigia hexapetala invasion at three spatial scales in a regulated river Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skaer Thomason, M.J., Grewell, B.J., Netherland, M.D. 2018. Dynamics of Ludwigia hexapetala invasion at three spatial scales in a regulated river. Wetlands. 38:1285-1298. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13157-018-1053-2.

Aerial dispersal ability does not drive spider success in a crop landscape - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hogg, B.N., Daane, K.M. 2018. Aerial dispersal ability does not drive spider success in a crop landscape. Ecological Entomology. 43:683-694.

Functional trait responses of invasive Ludwigia species to contrasting hydrologic conditions - (Abstract Only)
Drenovsky, R.E., Reicholf, R., Futrell, C.J., Gallego-Tevar, B., Grewell, B.J. 2018. Functional trait responses of invasive Ludwigia species to contrasting hydrologic conditions. Weed Abstracts. [Abstract].

Climate warming stimulates germination and inital biomass production by seedlings of two invasive Ludwigia congeners - (Abstract Only)
Gillard, M., Grewell, B.J., Futrell, C.J., Deleu, C., Thiebaut, G. 2018. Climate warming stimulates germination and inital biomass production by seedlings of two invasive Ludwigia congeners. Botanical Society of America Abstracts. [Abstract].

Thermal performance of two indigenous pupal parasitoids attacking the invasive Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, X., Serrato, M.A., Son, Y., Walton, V.M., Hogg, B.N., Daane, K.M. 2018. Thermal performance of two indigenous pupal parasitoids attacking the invasive Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Environmental Entomology. 47(3):764-772. https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvy053.

Temporal and nonlinear dispersal patterns of Ludwigia hexapetala in a regulated river Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skaer Thomason, M.J., Grewell, B.J., Netherland, M.D. 2018. Temporal and nonlinear dispersal patterns of Ludwigia hexapetala in a regulated river. Wetlands Ecology and Management. 1-14. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13157-018-1053-2.

Low genetic diversity contrasts with high phenotypic variability in heptaploid Spartina densiflora populations invading the Pacific Coast of North America Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Castillo, J.M., Gallego-Tevar, B., Figueroa, E., Grewell, B.J., Vallet, D., Rousseau, H., Keller, J., Lima, O., Dreano, S., Salmon, A., Ainouche, M. 2018. Low genetic diversity contrasts with high phenotypic variability in heptaploid Spartina densiflora populations invading the Pacific Coast of North America. Ecology and Evolution. 8(10):4992-5007. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.4063.

The effect of invasive hybrid taxa on the ecological succession of coastal marshes - (Abstract Only)
Gallego-Tevar, B., Curado, G., Grewell, B.J., Figueroa, E., Castillo, J.M. 2018. The effect of invasive hybrid taxa on the ecological succession of coastal marshes. Biological Invasions. [Abstract].

Native grass ground covers in California vineyards provide multiple ecosystem services - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Daane, K.M., Hogg, B.N., Wilson, H., Yokota, G.Y. 2018. Native grass ground covers in California vineyards provide multiple ecosystem services. Journal of Applied Ecology. 55:2473-2483.

Foraging distance of the Argentine ant in California vineyards - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hogg, B.N., Nelson, E.H., Hagler, J.R., Daane, K.M. 2018. Foraging distance of the Argentine ant in California vineyards. Journal of Economic Entomology. 111:672-679.

Feasibility assessment for the classical biological control of Tamarix in Argentina Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mckay, F., Logarzo, G., Natale, E., Pratt, P.D., Sodergren, C.J. 2017. Feasibility assessment for the classical biological control of Tamarix in Argentina. Biocontrol. 63:169-184. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10526-017-9855-3.

Germination and seedling growth of water primroses: A cross experiment between two invaded ranges with contrasting climates Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gillard, M., Grewell, B.J., Futrell, C.J., Deleu, C., Thiebaut, G. 2017. Germination and seedling growth of water primroses: A cross experiment between two invaded ranges with contrasting climates. Frontiers in Plant Science. 8:1677. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2017.01677.

Variation in germination capacity and seedling growth of water primroses in contrasting climates from two invaded continental ranges - (Abstract Only)
Gillard, M., Grewell, B.J., Futrell, C.J., Deleu, C., Thiebaut, G. 2018. Variation in germination capacity and seedling growth of water primroses in contrasting climates from two invaded continental ranges. Meeting Abstract. 15th International Symposium on Aquatic Plants, Queenstown, New Zealand, proceedings.

Vegetative regeneration of invasive Ludwigia cytotypes from clonal bud banks across resource gradients: colonizing diploid outperforms polyploid - (Abstract Only)
Grewell, B.J., Drenovsky, R.E., Futrell, C.J., Iannucci, M. 2018. Vegetative regeneration of invasive Ludwigia cytotypes from clonal bud banks across resource gradients: colonizing diploid outperforms polyploid. Meeting Abstract. International Symposium on Aquatic Plants proceedings.

Proper survey methods for research of aquatic plant ecology and management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Madsen, J.D., Wersal, R.M. 2018. Proper survey methods for research of aquatic plant ecology and management. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management. 56:90-96.

Reconciling an invasive plant’s role in aquatic food webs: a case study of an adaptive management process for water hyacinth - (Abstract Only)

Modeling pesticide diuron loading from the San Joaquin watershed into the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta using SWAT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, H., Luo, Y., Potter, C., Moran, P.J., Grieneisen, M.L., Zhang, M. 2017. Modeling pesticide diuron loading from the San Joaquin watershed into the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta using SWAT. Water Research. 121:374-385. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2017.05.032.

Responses to salinity in invasive cordgrass hybrids and their parental species (Spartina) in a scenario of sea level rise and climate change - (Abstract Only)
Castillo, J.M., Gallego-Tevar, B., Grewell, B.J. 2017. Responses to salinity in invasive cordgrass hybrids and their parental species (Spartina) in a scenario of sea level rise and climate change. Ecological Society of America Abstracts. [Abstract].

Spatial dynamics of the vegetation community associated with an invasive emergent macrophyte in a regulated river. - (Abstract Only)
Skaer Thomason, M.J., Grewell, B.J. 2017. Spatial dynamics of the vegetation community associated with an invasive emergent macrophyte in a regulated river.. Society of Wetland Scientists. [Abstract].

Temporal patterns in the abundance and species composition of spiders on host plants of the invasive moth Epiphyas postvittana - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hogg, B.N., Mills, N.J., Daane, K.M. 2017. Temporal patterns in the abundance and species composition of spiders on host plants of the invasive moth Epiphyas postvittana. Environmental Entomology. doi: 10.1093/ee/nvx065.

Spatial pattern and scale influence invader demographic response to simulated precipitation change in an annual grassland community - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skaer Thomason, M.J., Rice, K.J. 2017. Spatial pattern and scale influence invader demographic response to simulated climate change in an annual grassland community. PLoS One. 12(1):e0169328. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0169328.

Adaptive management of perennial pepperweed for endangered specias and tidal marsh recovery - (Abstract Only)